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2015 federal election

What's motivating voters in British Columbia?

Leaders, candidates, ideas, and emotions including a desire for stability, change, and a small dollop of disgust are driving B.C. voters to the polls this election.

Campaigners keep up fight to get women's issues onto election agenda

Thirty-one years after women's issues were last debated in an election, problems of gender violence and unequal pay refuse to go away.

Battered battleground: Federal leaders focus on vote rich Ontario heartland

Party leaders clash in Canada's industrial heartland.

Federal candidates weigh in on Woodfibre LNG project

Election candidates from West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country expressed a range in opinion on the Woodfibre Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) plant proposed for their riding, according to...
Federal NDP leader Thomas Mulcair at the Vancouver Art Gallery. CP file photo

How low can Harper's B.C. numbers go?

A new Insights West poll indicates Conservatives are in deep trouble in B.C. as their support collapses to 22 per cent.
Wai Young, Vancouver South, Conservative Party, B.C. ridings

Want to see more of the same? Vote for me, says Vancouver South MP Wai Young

Conservative MP Young has represented Vancouver South since 2011, and doesn't plan on giving up her seat.
Video still from Stop the Killing campaign, produced by United Steelworkers

How’s this for a federal campaign slogan: 'Thou Shalt Not Kill'

Many voters would be happy to see a full debate about how a new Canadian government might revise policies with that ethical standard in mind.
Stephen Harper. Canadian Press photo

Harper's 'quick wit' is brought to you by actual funny guys — and I should know

The joke is on all those who don't know about the speechwriters, says Vancouver journalist/playwright/performer Mark Leiren-Young.
Jody Wilson-Raybould, Liberal Party, Vancouver Granville, Justin Trudeau

Jody Wilson-Raybould, Liberal candidate for Vancouver Granville, 'bound and determined' to bring change

The Liberal candidate for Vancouver Granville has been door-knocking, and isn't surprised by what she's heard.
Stephen Harper, Canadian politics, Green Party, federal election, 2015 election

Time for change in Vancouver East, and in Ottawa

What would make Vancouver East matter more than ever in Ottawa? Voting Green. Here's why.